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5 Hours Ago   If you're thinking about going outside this winter, heated apparel is a must. Luckily, we've rounded up some of the best heated clothing, whether you're looking for battery-powered gloves or heated insoles.

2 Days Ago   The Grayl Geopress water purification system removes more than 99 percent of all bacteria, cysts, and viruses from water in just eight seconds, providing clean drinking water to travelers and outdoor adventurers.

3 Days Ago   The Onak 2.0 is an origami-inspired folding kayak that measures 15 feet in length when fully assembled, yet can breakdown and be stored in a small, easily transported box making it a great option for apartment dwellers.

5 Days Ago   Columbia Sportswear introduced a limited edition parka based on the jackets that were worn by the crew that filmed The Empire Strikes Back in 1979 that are sure to be a coveted item for Star Wars fans.

11 Days Ago   Red Bull Rampage is the craziest mountain bike event in the world, pushing riders to their limits. Fortunately they are armed with some of the best bike technology around, allowing them survive this wild and dangerous competition.

18 Days Ago   The Somewear satellite messenger is now up and running, giving travelers and outdoor enthusiasts the ability to send text messages from virtually anywhere on the planet using just the Iridium satellite network and their smartphone.

20 Days Ago   Super Magnesium is a wonder material that is 30 percent lighter than aluminum, as strong as carbon fiber, cheaper to make, and 100-percent recyclable, making it much better for the environment.

32 Days Ago   Magnetic Microlights are a new option for cyclists that use nothing more than magnets to generate power to illuminate a bike light that is bright, eco-friendly, and increases the safety of riders.

34 Days Ago   The new BioLite FirePit uses an innovative design and a built-in fan to create a smoke-free environment for cooking and enjoying a backyard bonfire. The device makes sitting around a fire a much more enjoyable experience.

38 Days Ago   Snowfeet are sandal-like footwear that slip on over winter shoes or snowboard boots, turning them into a set of skates that allow the wearer to slide across snow or glide downhill.

38 Days Ago   Priority Bicycle's new Embark model is an ebike that has been built to be a low-maintenance model built with urban commuters in mind by offering reliable and durable components built to last.

44 Days Ago   Swagtron enters the ski and snowboard gear market with the Snowtide, a smart helmet that includes Bluetooth audio, SOS emergency alerts, walkie-talkie group audio, and advanced tracking of metrics like speed and distance.

52 Days Ago   Kupol is the bike helmet that uses 3D printing to improve the design, making it safer, more comfortable, and better ventilated than traditional cycling helmets while remaining lightweight and attractive at the same time.

58 Days Ago   The Wau ebike is a high-tech commuter that offers onboard GPS tracking, geofenced alarm systems, built-in front and rear lights, and pedal-assist speeds of up to 20 mph, with a range of as much as 60 miles between charges.

62 Days Ago   Retyre gives cyclists the ability to change the tread on their bike tires simply by zipping on an overlay designed to provide better grip on trails or in the snow, without replacing the existing tires.

68 Days Ago   The Load 75 is the latest addition to the Riese & Muller ebike lineup, delivering a cargo bike that can accommodate an adult and up to three children, while also remaining fast, agile, and easy to pedal on the road.

72 Days Ago   Kammock's new Bobcat quilt is designed for use in the outdoors or while traveling, making it versatile enough to serve as a top or underquilt for hammock campers or a sleeping bag replacement for traditional camping.

72 Days Ago   At Interbike 2018, Yamaha took the wraps off of the latest edition to its ebike line-up by revealing a prototype of the Wabash, an electric gravel bike built for use on rough roads and for long-distance riding.

73 Days Ago   Park & Diamond introduced a new cycling helmet that offers the same level of protection as traditional helmets while resembling a baseball cap and can collapse down to the size of a large water bottle.

81 Days Ago   Oru Kayaks has launched the Haven, its first-ever tandem model that offers enough capacity for two paddlers without compromising the company's origami-inspired folding design that makes its products so unique.

82 Days Ago   BioLite's innovative new Headlamp is perfect for hikers, runners, and campers. It delivers 330 lumens of light, while weighing less than 3 ounces, and comes with a headband that is breathable and comfortable to wear.

87 Days Ago   Ditch your traditional sleeping bag in favor of the new ZenBivy Light Bed, a versatile sleep system that combines a quilt, fitted sheet, and a sleeping pad to create a zipper-less option for campers and backpackers.

87 Days Ago   The new Polar Vantage V and M fitness watches include improved heart rate tracking, better battery life, onboard virtual coaching, and connectivity to allow sharing workouts through social media.

94 Days Ago   Yamaha has announced that its line of four Power Assist ebikes are now available in cycling shops across the U.S., marking the very first time that those electric bikes have been sold in the country.

95 Days Ago   The PurTrek trekking poles are two items in one, helping hikers keep their balance on the trail while also providing the ability to filter their drinking water so that they can stay hydrated in the backcountry.

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